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New York Earmarks $3.5M for Grid Modernization Projects

Gov. Kathy Hochul New York is setting aside $3.5 million in technical assistance funding to support electric grid modernization development project proposals through the state’s Grid Modernization Program.  Funding is expected to support interested municipal electric utilities (MUNIs) and rural electric cooperatives (COOPs) in developing these proposals and plan for …

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LRE Completes Construction, Commences Commercial Operations at Horizon Solar Project

Horizon Solar project (Credit: LRE) Leeward Renewable Energy (LRE) has completed construction and commenced operation of its 200 MW Horizon Solar project, located near Pearsall in Frio County, Texas. The project will provide Verizon Communications energy under a Renewable Energy Purchase Agreement. “LRE is pleased to have completed another successful …

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Duke Energy to Implement Program Pairing Home Solar with BESS

(Credit: Duke Energy) Duke Energy is implementing PowerPair, a one-time, incentive-based pilot program for installing home solar generation with BESS in its Carolinas and Progress service areas in North Carolina.  The program is designed to help make home solar plus battery systems more affordable for customers by offering up to …

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Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners Acquires Majority Stake in Elgin

Nischal Agarwal Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) has signed an agreement to acquire a majority share in Elgin Energy and will, with Elgin’s retained management team, invest £250 million into Elgin.  The investment will enable Elgin to become an Independent Power Producer (IPP), says CIP. It added that Elgin’s current 15 …

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Amphenol Industrial Commences U.S. Solar Manufacturing Facility Operations

Mesa, AZ Facility (Credit: Amphenol Industrial Operations) Amphenol Industrial Operations’ solar product factory in Mesa, Ariz., has been producing and shipping domestic-made junction boxes to manufacturers and developers since January, the company reports.  The factory can accommodate a dozen manufacturing lines, each with a capacity of around 100,000 pieces a …

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Brightcore Energy Developing Solar Project Portfolio on Princeton University Campus

Mike Richter Brightcore Energy is developing a portfolio of solar projects for Princeton University’s Facilities Organization, which will be installed on rooftop and canopy- mounted structures on the university’s Princeton, N.J. campus. The project consists of four arrays consisting of 4,039 panels, two of which will be rooftop-mounted and two …

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Walmart Partners with Pivot Energy on 19 Projects

Tom Hunt Walmart is investing in 19 solar projects developed by Pivot Energy across Illinois, Colorado, Maryland, Delaware and California, including 15 community projects.  The strategic tax equity investment will drive the construction, operation, and maintenance of the 72 MW community solar project portfolio. These projects are expected to be …

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DOE Announces Tax Credits to Accelerate Clean Energy

Jennifer M. Granholm The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), the U.S. Department of Treasury and the IRS have authorized $4 billion in tax credits for 100 domestic projects aimed at accelerating renewable manufacturing at industrial facilities.  The agencies are partnering to implement the Qualifying Advanced Energy Project Tax Credit (48C) funded by the Inflation Reduction …

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